G. Clinton Kelley is a trial lawyer. He is both passionate about his job and compassionate about the clients that he is privileged to help. He represents injured people and the families of individuals who have died from their injuries. Helping people is an important job, and Clint Kelley is grateful for the opportunity to be of service to those in need.
But being a trial lawyer is also an important job for society and the world around us, too. When taking on a case, Clint Kelley believes that trial lawyers speak for the entire community that we serve.
Trial lawyers help our communities to be safer on a case-by-case basis, one client at a time. Clint Kelley is proud to be a trial lawyer and to help his clients get the compensation they deserve for their injuries.
G. Clinton Kelley is a sole practitioner with over 35 years of experience. He is a graduate of Washington & Jefferson College (1985) and Case Western Reserve University School of Law (1988). He has been licensed to practice law since 1988 and started his own law firm in 1991. He concentrates his law practice in the area of personal injury law, including:
By concentrating his law practice for many years in certain areas of personal injury law, Mr. Kelley has been able to develop in-office procedures to deliver legal assistance to his clients consistently and efficiently, and when they need him the most, (i.e. when they are injured, unable to work, and unable to support themselves and their families because of their injuries). Given his experience, Mr. Kelley is frequently asked to teach continuing legal education classes to other attorneys on topics related to the in-office procedures that he has developed to assist car accident and slip/trip / fall victims with their insurance claims and personal injury cases.
Early in his legal career, Attorney Kelley gained valuable trial experience handling criminal defense cases and trying many of those cases to verdict. During that same time, as a U.S. Army JAG Officer serving in the Army Reserves, he also prosecuted Reservists at personnel elimination board proceedings for violating the U.S. Army drug policy.
Over the years Attorney Kelley has recognized that getting injured changes everything for injured people. It can cause a lot of stress and anxiety. A lot of questions need to be answered, for example:
Clint Kelley has over 35 years of experience answering these questions for clients and helping them to navigate the complicated area of personal injury law.
Clint Kelley gives free consultations to clients in personal injury cases. This can be in the hospital, in the client's home, at the office, over the phone, or on Zoom.
And, Clint Kelley handles motor vehicle cases, slip/trip/fall cases, and workmen's compensation cases on a contingent fee / contingent cost basis. This means that his clients do not pay legal fees or costs unless they win their cases.
Attorney Kelley is an active trial lawyer and certified mediator, and has experience in negotiating out of court settlements, and representing clients in Court when their cases cannot be settled. He works to fully develop each client's case in order to maximize its settlement value and, if possible, avoid having to file suit in the first place. Mr. Kelley is directly involved in the investigation of each client's case from the moment each case file is opened in the office. This direct involvement helps to assure that all of the relevant evidence is gathered to support his clients' cases, including but not limited to:
Negotiating an out-of-court settlement with an insurance adjuster is often an advantageous way to resolve a client's personal injury case. Helping clients to avoid the risk, uncertainty, and expenses involved with going to Court means clients can have less stress and more money in their pockets.
As a personal injury trial lawyer, Clint Kelley helps clients when their cases cannot be settled and instead, need to be decided in Court:
Clint Kelley is admitted to practice law in all Common Pleas and Appellate Courts in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, and the U.S. Tax Court. He is a certified mediator, arbitrator, and early neutral evaluator, and is a member of the Federal Court Panel.
Clint Kelley's Military Service:
Clint Kelley is, or has been, a member of the following organizations during his legal career:
Juris Doctorate, 1988
Bachelor of Arts, English 1985
High School Diploma, 1981
Call Clint today to discuss the various aspects of your case and receive professional and common sense advice.
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